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Summer School Survival Guide

Summer School Survival Guide


Summer School Survival Guide

In the UK alone there are hundreds of summer schools which means endless job opportunities for TEFL Teachers. UK-TEFL have created this summer school survival guide designed to help you through your summer school placement to help keep even the most restless of students entertained.

Teaching at a summer school can be a challenge as it often involves entertaining a large number of teenagers at once. Thankfully this is also brings with it some unique rewards – for example being able to play more games and do practical activities to help keep them engaged. There is a strong focus on music as a means of learning.

Pick up a copy of our Summer School Survival Guide, written exclusively for UK-TEFL, and you will never be short of tasks to keep those young minds ticking over.

What's Covered?
  1. Insightful Ice Breakers
  2. Lesson Plans
  3. Activities
  4. Projects 
  5. Games
  6. TEFL lessons using songs/music
  7. Communicative grammar

Available as  an Electronic Download.

A must have for newly qualified TEFL teachers!


Part 1

  1. Top Tips
  2. Realia
  3. Ice Breakers
  4. End of Lesson Fillers

Part 2: The First Lesson
  1. The First Lesson
  2. Topic Based Activities
  3. Project One: Food Glorious Food
  4. Project Two: Fashion
  5. Project Three: Radio Jingle
  6. Project Four: Recipes
  7. Project Five: Class Election
  8. Project Six: Rapping
  9. Project Seven: Film
  10. Project Eight: Newspaper
  11. Project Nine: Book Blurbs
  12. Project Ten: Chocolate Bar

Part 3: Songs

  1. Song One: I’ll be there for you
  2. Song Two: We are Family
  3. Song Three: I knew you were Trouble
  4. Song Four: Payphone
  5. Song Five: Call Me Maybe
  6. Song Six: Always take the Weather with you
  7. Song Seven: We’re going to Ibiza
  8. Song Eight: Hall of Fame
  9. Song Nine: The Fast Food Song

Part 4

  1. Communicative Grammar